Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 19 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 240 233 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 12.51% 11.07% 10.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.69% 12.00% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 211 220 273
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +4.49% +5.41%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,439 £51,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,753 1,941 2,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.40% 92.25% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,414 1,682 1,978
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,001 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +6 214 £42,500 +2.41% 34
West Wales 0 17 £40,210 +0.52% 4
Mid Wales - 5 - - 1
North Wales +4 4 £35,000 -
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 223 (92.92%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (31.67%) TDD
3 74 (30.83%) C#
4 59 (24.58%) Test Automation
5 58 (24.17%) .NET
5 58 (24.17%) Finance
6 56 (23.33%) Java
7 55 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (20.42%) AngularJS
9 46 (19.17%) JavaScript
10 41 (17.08%) BDD
11 39 (16.25%) MVC
12 37 (15.42%) HTML
12 37 (15.42%) SQL
13 36 (15.00%) User Experience
14 33 (13.75%) Mentoring
15 32 (13.33%) DevOps
16 30 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 30 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
17 29 (12.08%) User Stories
18 28 (11.67%) CSS
18 28 (11.67%) Microsoft
18 28 (11.67%) Kanban
19 26 (10.83%) Spring
19 26 (10.83%) REST
19 26 (10.83%) RESTful
20 25 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
20 25 (10.42%) SDLC
20 25 (10.42%) Software Engineering
20 25 (10.42%) OO

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.75%) CMS
2 8 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.50%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.08%) Anypoint
4 5 (2.08%) Appian
5 4 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.25%) Apache
6 3 (1.25%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (1.25%) Confluence
6 3 (1.25%) Liferay
6 3 (1.25%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.83%) IIS
7 2 (0.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.92%) SaaS
4 4 (1.67%) PaaS
5 3 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.25%) GitHub
5 3 (1.25%) IaaS
5 3 (1.25%) Slack
5 3 (1.25%) Trello
6 2 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.83%) Office 365
6 2 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.75%) Hyperconnected
1 9 (3.75%) Internet
2 7 (2.92%) HTTP
3 5 (2.08%) DNS
3 5 (2.08%) WPA
4 4 (1.67%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.25%) SMS
6 2 (0.83%) Extranet
6 2 (0.83%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.83%) Intranet
7 1 (0.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.08%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (3.75%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.08%) Big Data
7 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.25%) MySQL
8 3 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.83%) DB2
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.83%) Power BI
9 2 (0.83%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.83%) SAS EBI
10 1 (0.42%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 20 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 19 (7.92%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.50%) JIRA
4 17 (7.08%) Selenium
5 13 (5.42%) Cucumber
6 11 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (4.58%) WebDriver
7 10 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (3.75%) JUnit
8 9 (3.75%) Protractor
9 6 (2.50%) Maven
9 6 (2.50%) Rational Team Concert
9 6 (2.50%) Subversion
9 6 (2.50%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.08%) Gatling
10 5 (2.08%) JMeter
10 5 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (2.08%) Rational Quality Manager
10 5 (2.08%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.67%) Jasmine
General
1 58 (24.17%) Finance
2 22 (9.17%) Banking
3 8 (3.33%) Games
3 8 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.92%) Advertising
5 6 (2.50%) Marketing
5 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.08%) Back Office
6 5 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.67%) Retail
8 2 (0.83%) Electronics
8 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (52.08%) Developer
2 36 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 31 (12.92%) C# Developer
4 26 (10.83%) Java Developer
5 24 (10.00%) Scrum Master
6 22 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (7.92%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.08%) Analyst
9 14 (5.83%) Business Analyst
9 14 (5.83%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.42%) Product Owner
11 12 (5.00%) Developer in Test
11 12 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.17%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (3.33%) Product Manager
13 8 (3.33%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.17%) .NET
2 49 (20.42%) AngularJS
3 37 (15.42%) HTML
4 28 (11.67%) CSS
5 26 (10.83%) REST
5 26 (10.83%) RESTful
5 26 (10.83%) Spring
6 22 (9.17%) HTML5
6 22 (9.17%) Web Services
7 20 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 17 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (6.67%) Hibernate
10 15 (6.25%) WCF
11 14 (5.83%) jQuery
11 14 (5.83%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (5.83%) SOAP
12 13 (5.42%) CSS3
13 12 (5.00%) React
13 12 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.00%) User Experience
2 15 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.75%) Fintech
5 7 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (0.83%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.42%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.42%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.08%) Linux
2 14 (5.83%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.42%) Android
4 7 (2.92%) Unix
5 5 (2.08%) CentOS
5 5 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.67%) Debian
6 4 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (92.92%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (31.67%) TDD
3 59 (24.58%) Test Automation
4 55 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (17.08%) BDD
6 39 (16.25%) MVC
7 33 (13.75%) Mentoring
8 32 (13.33%) DevOps
9 30 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (12.08%) User Stories
11 28 (11.67%) Kanban
12 25 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (10.42%) OO
12 25 (10.42%) SDLC
12 25 (10.42%) Software Engineering
13 24 (10.00%) Project Management
14 22 (9.17%) Coaching
15 21 (8.75%) Software Delivery
16 20 (8.33%) Open Source
16 20 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (30.83%) C#
2 56 (23.33%) Java
3 46 (19.17%) JavaScript
4 37 (15.42%) SQL
5 25 (10.42%) Python
6 10 (4.17%) Java 8
6 10 (4.17%) PHP
6 10 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.75%) Perl
8 8 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.92%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.50%) C++
10 6 (2.50%) Groovy
10 6 (2.50%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.08%) C
12 4 (1.67%) Go
12 4 (1.67%) Ruby
13 3 (1.25%) XPath
14 2 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (8.75%) Degree
2 13 (5.42%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.83%) CITP
4 2 (0.83%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.42%) CEH
5 1 (0.42%) CISMP
5 1 (0.42%) CISSP
5 1 (0.42%) GIAC
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.58%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) PMO
3 3 (1.25%) GDPR
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.42%) P3O
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (5.83%) Ansible
2 9 (3.75%) Terraform
3 4 (1.67%) Packer
4 3 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.42%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.00%) Oracle
3 7 (2.92%) SAP
4 5 (2.08%) IBM
4 5 (2.08%) MuleSoft
4 5 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.67%) Google
5 4 (1.67%) OutSystems
5 4 (1.67%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.25%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.83%) Apple
7 2 (0.83%) CA
7 2 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.83%) Sybase
8 1 (0.42%) Perforce
8 1 (0.42%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.42%) Twitter